Alzheimer’s in women: Could midlife stress play a role?
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Alzheimer’s in women: Could midlife stress play a role?

For reasons as yet unknown, Alzheimer's disease is more likely to affect women. However, new research sheds light on the potential impact of stress on their cognitive functioning.Stress…

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Immune system pathway may be key to Crohn’s disease treatment
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Immune system pathway may be key to Crohn’s disease treatment

Treatment options for Crohn's disease tend to focus on symptom control, but new research highlights a potential treatment option that targets a pathway in the immune system itself.Scientists…

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Intense light may boost heart health
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Intense light may boost heart health

A novel use of intense light therapy may help decrease the tissue damage experienced during heart attacks, reveals new research in mice. New research introduces a potential novel…

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Alzheimer’s: Death of key brain cells causes daytime sleepiness
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Alzheimer’s: Death of key brain cells causes daytime sleepiness

Extreme daytime sleepiness is often a top symptom of Alzheimer's disease but what, exactly, causes it? New research finally brings us an answer. A specific type of protein…

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The power of electromagnetic energy on breast cancer cells
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The power of electromagnetic energy on breast cancer cells

Cancer's ability to spread throughout the body can turn a curable case into an aggressive and sometimes fatal one. A team of engineers and cancer biologists may have…

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Diabetes overtreatment seriously endangers health
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Diabetes overtreatment seriously endangers health

People with diabetes, particularly those with type 1 diabetes, may have an increased risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) if they receive too much glucose lowering therapy. New…

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New insights into how exercise can lift mood in depression
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New insights into how exercise can lift mood in depression

There is growing evidence that exercise can help to treat symptoms of depression and lift mood, although the reasons have been unclear. Now, a new study finds that…

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FDA warn about ‘life threatening’ side effects of ‘miracle’ cure
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FDA warn about ‘life threatening’ side effects of ‘miracle’ cure

The Food & Drug Administration have issued a fresh warning to consumers about the significant dangers of a bleach based product that is on sale as a cure-all.…

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MS: Paleo diet may reduce fatigue by improving cholesterol
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MS: Paleo diet may reduce fatigue by improving cholesterol

New research investigates the effect of following a Wahls paleo diet on fatigue in multiple sclerosis (MS). A diet rich in vegetables, fruit, meat, and fish may improve…

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Simple dietary changes may reduce cancer risk, increase lifespan
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Simple dietary changes may reduce cancer risk, increase lifespan

A new study that involved more than 50,000 participants over a period of 2 decades concludes that eating flavonoid rich foods could stave off disease and extend life.…

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